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Park Ranger Killed In Wintry Crash In Nebraska

February 28, 2011  | 

A U.S. park ranger was on official travel status, when she was killed in a wintry head-on collision with a semi-truck while driving in Nebraska, reports the Officer Down Memorial Page.

Weir, 39, was relocating from her position at Independence National Historic Park in Philadelphia to a field training assignment at Yosemite National Park in California.

She lost control of her Toyota pickup truck on Interstate 80 about four miles west of Kearney, Neb., reports Omaha.com.

Tags: Park Rangers, Duty Deaths


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Chuck Fleming @ 3/2/2011 5:35 PM

My mother was a Policewomen back in the late 50's and early 60's. She passed away at the same age as this sister.

May you rest in peace... Your shift is over..
and may God be with your family

Brother Officer

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